Mary’s Views

Dec 06, 2012 Comments Off

Here’s the link to Mark Meeker’s latest report to Stanford on the state of the Internet – and the world! With 112 slides, Mary has lots of stats on a range of areas. It’s well worth a look. Her thoughts and examples on the re-imagining of everything are fascinating, and as with the big picture […]

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Workflowy for making lists and keeping your brain more organized

Sep 11, 2012 Comments Off

Do you want an easy tool to keep your thoughts and tasks better organized? Yesterday I came across a list-making tool called Workflowy and I’ve started to use it. It’s free – but that wasn’t why I tried it.  What got me in was the comment from Matt Cutts, head of Webspam for Google. Matt […]

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What did this CEO think of Catching Digital?

Sep 01, 2012 Comments Off

Just had this comment about my new book Catching Digital. (see below) It was in an email from Michael Ratner, CEO of Compendium Australia. Here’s what Michael said… “Downloaded the new book yesterday afternoon and just finished reading it….. reason being once I got into it it was hard to put down. What a task […]

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Becoming a Great Client will help you get a Great Business Website

Aug 22, 2012 Comments Off

How do you find the right ‘fit’ when choosing a web development partner? Here are 17 pointers to getting a great business website. It starts by finding the right partner and being a Great Client for them. Becoming a good or preferably Great Client for your web firm will help you get the best results […]

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The Future of Shopping – Can small guys win?

May 31, 2012 Comments Off

Is the future of online shopping going to be dominated by a handful of monolithic global online giants? Is price the only differentiator? What future is there for the businesses that are not ‘the cheapest’? If you want PayPal’s views on the future of shopping, then this report from PayPal will be interesting for you. […]

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An end to emails? I don’t think so…

Dec 08, 2011 Comments Off

As Fairfax Digital are reporting today, an IT company is hoping to replace emails with Instant Messaging and internal wikis. It makes a nice headline, but is it smarter? Emails are not the problem.  Too many nuisance emails that add no value are the problem, but the main issue is the interruption factor that emails […]

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